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Best Freeware Software 2011

marko's Photo marko 03 Nov 2011

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Thanks to all our members who took part in the hunt for the best freeware software of 2011 according to you :)

Here's the results as voted for by YOU !!

Best Freeware Game 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: Project Blackout
Worthy mentions: Alien Arena, Helicopter Strike 3D, Scorched 3D, Battle for Wesnoth

Best Freeware Cleaning & Tweaking Freeware 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: CCleaner
Worthy mentions: Mz Ultimate Tweaker

Best Freeware Graphics Editor 2011 (see the votes)
Worthy mentions: Paint.NET

Best Backup and Recovery Freeware 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: Macrium Reflect Free
Worthy mentions: GFI Backup Freeware Edition, EASEUS Todo Backup

Best Freeware Office Package (see the votes)
WINNER: OpenOffice.org
Worthy mentions: LibreOffice, SSuite Office - The Fifth Element

Best Internet Browser 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: Mozilla Firefox
Worthy mentions: Google Chrome, Opera, Maxthon

Best Freeware Media Player 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: VLC Media Player (VideoLAN)
Worthy mentions: Media Player Classic - Home Cinema, Windows Media Player, Gom Player, PotPlayer

Best Freeware Firewall 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: Comodo Firewall
Worthy mentions: Windows Built-In Firewall, Online Armor Firewall, Private Firewall

Best Freeware Antivirus 2011 (see the votes)
WINNER: avast! Free Antivirus
Worthy mentions: Microsoft Security Essentials, AVG Antivirus Free, Avira AntiVir Personal

google's Photo google 24 Dec 2011
Nice, very nice !

BigB's Photo BigB 24 Dec 2011
I think the outcome was predictable but is always good to see what other people use on their PCs. I am giving some of the alternatives to my favourites a go right now.

Mongoplus's Photo Mongoplus 24 Dec 2011
I believe these picks are dead on target. :good:

Great job, as usual. :bye: